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of the regions indexes as well. sou south korea's kospi is trading down. toyota motor executives are boosting vehicles. it's said to become the production center. toyota president made the announcement in bangkok during the 50th anniversary ceremonies for the firm's thai unit. >> in the near future we plan to build as many as one million vehicles a year. >> the goal is to churn out one and a half times more product than the current 6,000 units per year. toyota is the best selling auto maker in thailand. three plants roll out vehicles for domestic consumption to over 100 countries including the rest of southeast asia. >>> the indian government has approved a project to export rare earth metals to japan. japanese trading house and an indian firm have teamed .urces thursday. toyota executives are said to begin test operations next month at 80ss extraction facility in southern india. exports will begin next year. that's all for business news this hour. i'll leave you with a recap of the region's markets. >>> it's two against one in south korea's upcoming election. now they're putting their plans
. >>> two major japanese automakers, toyota motor and mazda motor, are expanding their business alliance this time abroad. they have agreed to produce a toyota brand car at mazda's plant in mexico. the companies have announced that they will make 50,000 subcompact cars a year at a plant mazda is now building in central mexico. production is scheduled to begin around the summer of 2015. toyota plans to sell the cars in north america. a new design based on mazda's demio model will be used for this new car. toyota will pay for part of the necessary production equipment and also shoulder some development costs. with the agreement, toyota aims to strengthen its lum in north america. mazda on its part is hoping to ramp up production efficiency at the new plant and improve its profitability. the two firms had earlier joined hands to produce a hybrid car in japan. >>> japanese steelmakers have reported sharp profit declines in their first half of their business year. that's due to flagging overseas demand and increasing competition from china and south korea. three steel companies said that alth
. i'm james tengan in beijing. >> james, thanks. >>> two major japanese automakers, toyota motor and mazda motor are expanding their business alliance, this time abroad. they agreed to produce a toyota brand car at mazda's plant in mexico. the companies have announced they will make 50,000 sub compact cars a year at a plant that mazda is now building in central mexico. production is scheduled to begin in the summer of 2015. a new design based on mazda's demio model will be used for this new car. toyota will pay for part of the production quip and and shoulder some development costs. toyota aims to strengthen its lineup in north america. mazda on its part is hoping to ramp up production efficiency at the new plant and improve its profitability. the two firms earlier joined hands to produce a hybrid car in japan. mazda will be using toyota's hybrid car technology for the production of the car. >>> japanese steelmakers have reported sharp profit declines in the first half of their business year. that's due to flagging overseas demand and increasing competition from china and south k
. >>> toyota motors says it will recall over 1.5 million cars in japan as there are separate defects in the steering wheel and hybrid fuel system. it will be the automaker's largest ever recall in the country. toyota says a design error for a shaft part was found in nine models including prius and wish made between august 2000 and last december. the car maker says the steering wheel could malfunction if the driver repeatedly turns it to the maximum. the recall also involved five models of hybrids including alphard hybrid and prius made between may 2001 and last december. toyota says a manufacturing error was found in the electrical system for the water pump to cool the voltage converter. the automaker warnings that the defects could force the car to stop running due to a short circuit. toyota says there has been no accidents stemming from the defect but says it will start replacing the parts for free. >>> u.s. treasury secretary timothy geithner has echoed president obama on the importance of raising taxes for the wealthy and continuing tax cuts for the middle class. that's to avoid
. >> do you know what else is not working? some cars. >> if you are a toyota executive today, you will be suffering from another big headache. today they recall nearly 3 million vehicles. the problem with these ones is the water pump or steering problem. half of the cars are on the road in japan, most are on the road in -- the rest are on the road in europe and the united states. all of this is a problem for toyota. last month, 7 million recalls over the faulty electrical window bond -- button. 12 million vehicles were recalled over a sticking accelerator. the problem? in the early 2000's, a toyota was focused on becoming the world's biggest car maker. it was all about building. at that time, the experts tell us where toyota dropped the ball. >> you could certainly say that this is a historic problem. the company has done a lot to address it. one of the things they have done, from the scandal two years ago, they have devolve a lot of the managerial responsibilities, allowing people to take into account what is going on in those markets, with more local executives -- european in eu
remains missing. no one has been charged with any wrongdoing. >> susie: another dent for toyota's reputation. for the second time in two months, the japanese automaker is launching a massive recall. this one involving nearly three million vehicles around the globe. this time it's a steering defect. and this recall affect's toyota's iconic hybrid name plate: the prius. 670,000 prius hybrids in the u.s. are being called back. worldwide. the voluntary recall involves over 2.7 million vehicles. the cars are being recalled because the connection between the steering wheel and the gearbox could wear out, leading to a loss of steering. so far, the company says there have been no accidents or injuries from the problem. toyota recalled over seven million vehicles for a faulty power-window switch just last month. the automaker has been trying to repair its image after a series of massive recalls, 14 million vehicles over the last several years. until recently, toyota was the role model in the auto industry for quality products. also today, toyota agreed to pay more than $25 million to set
.27. >> more bad news for toyota. the company is recalling nearly 2.8 million vehicles because of two separate problems. >> and defects 13 different models including the popular prius hybrid. this time, the move concerns a defect in the steering shaft and problems with the water pump. toyota says no injuries or accidents have been reported. well, one of the world's most famous diamonds has sold at auction for nearly 17 million euros. it is named after the archduke yosef, its former austrian owner. >> the 76-carat diamond, which is described as internally flawless, came from ancient mines in india. it sold to an anonymous telephone bidder. it is the highest price per carry -- carat ever paid for a colorless diamond and well above the pre-sale estimate. >> we have to take a break, but when we come back, we will hone in on a country where the cash is not flowing so readily -- spain. >> after the break, we will touch on another challenge. >> that's in a minute. >> welcome back. the spanish government might soon have another problem to add to its plate. recent polls show that more than half of the
was a major reason why. interesting to see what they do this month. toyota is recalling 2.7 million cars. 670,000 of them in the u.s. older prius hybrids if 2003 to 2009 are included in this recall. the automaker says they could have potentially defective steering. about half of the same priuses have water pumps that could cause the cars to stall out there. haven't been any accidents as a result of these problems. major recalls for toyota this year. this is the second multimillion vehicle recall. >> they had the greatest time making a comeback after the tsunami and here we go again. >> an interesting quality question. >> exactly. what you don't usually associate with toyota. >> thanks, jess. >> you got it. >>> a key witness at a congressional hearing on that meningitis outbreak is refusing to answer questions. >> 9news is back with more on that story plus your weather first in two minutes. >>> good morning. welcome back to 9news now. 4:43. coming up on 4:44. we were talking about something and howard remarked we're all in agreement which is rare. not really but we're all in agreement it's col
. the evening for her. toyota has announced another massive global recall. speaking of the challenges for japanese companies, it's the second for the company in less than two months. the japanese auto giant says nearly three million vehicles, including certain prius models, are affected. toyota says the problems lie with their steering mechanisms and hybrid water pump systems. in october, toyota recalled $7.5 million vehicles worldwide because of faulty power window switches. today's announcement came before the market closed and shares ended down .8 of a percent. >>> in south korea, shares of net korea power are up. we have more from seoul on what supercharged these earnings. >> the number one reason is higher demand for electricity during the hot summer season here in korea. and the second one is electricity price hikes of 4.9% back in august. its net profit came in at $862 million, much better than market expectations, but do note that kepco tends to perform best in third quarters, given hot summer weather here in korea when air conditioners really suck up power. but looking ahead,
't make it in time. jenna: sad story, elizabeth, thank you. rick: when we come back, do you drive a toyota? another recall from that carmaker. the second in less than two months. the problems now popping up with one of their more popular models. we'll tell you about it live. >>> plus the scandal that brought down the ci past chief and has the top u.s. commander in afghanistan under investigation. we'll talk about how our allies are reacting to that rick: right now, new troubles for toyota as the car begins to recall one of its popular models. patti ann browne live in the newsroom with the details. >> toyota will recall 2.77 million vehicles worldwide including some of its popular prius hybrid cars. they say there are steering and water pump problems. it is the carmaker's second multimillion-dollar recall, vehicle recall in a little over a month. toyota says the defects have caused no accidents and can be fixed in an hour or so but this could cost hundreds of millions of dollars for toyota to repair, at least according to one auto analyst. while the recall is widespread, the flaws are consi
was inside the meeting. honeywell chairman and ceo david cote tee. you will get the scoop live. david: toyota recalling millions of vehicles. is your car on the list? don't forget to log on to facebook.com/after the bell. click the like button. tell us what you think. are we going over the fist cool cliff? having you ship my gifts couldn't be easier. well, having a ton of locations doesn't hurt. and my daughter loves the santa. oh, ah sir. that is a customer. let's not tell mom. [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. fedex office. [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. ♪♪ you can help othersnk along the way. ♪ ♪ a portion of every bottle that they sell goes to fight ♪ ♪ breast cancer and i think that's swell. ♪ ♪ the more you take, the more they'll pay, ♪ ♪ so make them write a big check today. ♪ ♪ and if you're feeling a little slow, ♪ ♪ then 5-hour energy will help you go. ♪ ♪ so buy a bottle of pink lemonade and ♪ ♪ you can help fight breast cancer today. ♪ david: it is a time for a quick speed read of some of the day's other head
. the suspect got out and into a pickup truck, possibly a toyota. it is not known right now if the woman suffered any injuries. >> you got the votes. now give us back our tuition. that's the cry from the students on the campus who say the passage of proposition 30 should ease the pain they feel in their pocket books. despite the extra money, the officials say the outlook is still bleak. jodi hernandez is live on campus where students have been staging a soggy protest. >> reporter: that's right. the rain did make things a bit soggy out here today but it did not dampen the downpour of concern from students. students are truly worried. the passage of proposition 30 will not bring the relief they had hoped for. students at uc berkeley say their fight is far from over. while many campaigned for proposition 30, its passage this week doesn't mean students are satisfied. dozens held a walkout today to show their concern. >> a center piece of the campaign for prop 30 was that it would stop tuition hikes. that's not enough. we have to roll tuition back. >> while prop 30 will prevent tuition from g
've also got some facebook news this morning. toyota recalling nearly three million vehicles worldwide, that includes the prius. this is due to problems with the steering system. the announcement comes a month after toyota recalled more than seven million vehicles for faulty power window switches that are a potential fire hazard. mr. kernen, good morning. >> andrew, 20 seems to be what facebook is worth, kind of? >> well, it hasn't moved. >> but it kind of found its -- 38, i don't know. but things are worth something, even after you get the people that are really excited and the people that are not excited and it finally finds a place. but 20 seems to kind of be -- maybe it is worth 20, which is not -- for a brand-new company to be worth $43 billion is really not that bad, is it? >> if you were to add yourself to facebook to get an account, it would be worth 21. >> if you don't short it when i finally get on facebook -- you know what i did yesterday? >> i don't know. >> i joined myspace. >> you did? >> no. >> oh. [ laughter ] >> that's how long it will take. other stocks to watch today
competitors with american companies. it was toyota versus gm. it was toshiba versus ibm, et cetera, et cetera down the line. chinese companies are subcontractors for american brands. every apple product is made in china. two weeks ago, i was seeing where they were made. but of the $1,000 for an apple computer, only about $80 or $90 stays in china. the rest is with apple and with the screen makers and advertisers and retailers and fed ex and all the rest. and so, we have a trade deficit with china. the debt that the chinese hold over us actually they view as a weakness on our side for them, rather than us. number one, it makes them hostage to the value of our dollar and to our financial markets. if we're having a discussion in china, people would say, "what are we thinking, having all our savings in these u.s. treasury notes? you know, what if they default? what -- the interest, what if they have runaway inflation, et cetera, et cetera?" it's the imbalance between the two countries is a sign of imbalance in both of our systems. we've been too debt dependent and too over consumptive. they have
so that he can get it and use it or provide toyota someone else who can use it to force people do what they want. so what happens when f.b.i. director who comes into office honorably with the best of intentions as it appears j. edgar hoover did, to battle organized crime that was such a blot on this country. when you're in power too long, as stalin, who should have known, said, with power, dizziness. so there has to be accountability. it's what the founders had in mind. checks and balances. we've seen with the supreme court's decision in obama care that they're going to allow unconstitutional laws to go forward. they're not going to be the ones to rein in violations of the constitution that are contained in bad legislation. you guys in congress need to figure that out. so our chief justice punted on that one. so it's back to us. members of congress have the purse strings and if the administration will not properly appoint a special prosecutor to investigate, not with the intent of putting someone in jail but to see if there is something that needs to be prosecuted if they're not w
at your on time traffic. >> on time traffic, brought to you by toyota. >> all right. here's what i know. if you are traveling the inner loop of the beltway slow go. big delays from branch avenue to telegraph road. unfortunately 80 minute ride on the inner loop. 295 slows from the beltway to the inbound 11th street bridge. traffic flows between route 100 to 175. and from the beltway below speed at 31 miles an hour. all the way down to 12 miles an hour to the split headed out towards pennsylvania. still 12 miles an hour. backed up from river dale towards new york avenue. stalled car westbound. that has cleared. still dealing with a crash here. that's where we have a crash. follow the police activity. metro rail still below speed on their red line. that was due to earlier problems outside of the glen mont station. that's a check of your fox 5 on time traffic. >> thanks. we are following breaking news now from prince georges county, maryland. the fbi is looking into an incident. happened when the agents were serving warrants. authorities remain on the scene. the fbi says there's no threat t
gm was first challenged by toyota or honda and they realized we can't just immediately become toyota because we'll lose our core base of gm buyers. they opened saturn. it's the fastest growing car retailer of all time to mimic mr. ackman. and where did it get gm? retail is a much tougher business than people realize. the number of retailers that have not got through a transition is monumental. i just question whether they have the balance sheet, the preferred yesterday fell off the cliff. the preferred is smarter. >> also, the number of sales per square foot that ackman started, it didn't strike me as much. $270 per square foot. i went into the data base of sales per square foot. it didn't strike me as a goal to aspire to. >> apple is the highest there is. >> 6,050. i went down the value chain. i didn't get to macy's. publixs $480. >> amazing rotisserie chicken. a guy at that takes bags to your car. >> publix is above everybody. >> whole foods -- >> to your point on square footage, at the news stores it's significantly more than the old stores. it's up dramatically from -- so that's
. >> my wife might. i won't. >> your girlfriend. >> it's like a toyota, trying to turn yourself into a porsche? you agree with that? >> not true. we're not abandoning our core customer. i was in the makeup room and also had my buttons. >> you have a rise above button? that's most important. >> andrea loves jcpenney, i got in the makeup chair and she said jcpenney i love jcpenney and she's a core customer. i don't think i'm making myself clear. hold on, you interrupt a lot. now it's my turn to speak. we're going from 7 million square feet to 64 million square feet. that's going to make us bigger than every shopping mall rete in the world slightly smaller than simon in terms of specialty store square footage. i think the $250 number will be low in time. it's hard when you have my drawing here. >> you say 250? >> $250 per square foot. when you go to 70 which is where we're going to be pretty quickly all of a sudden it looks like the business plan. >> here is the question, though, how much -- you're a major shareholder. how much time will other shareholders give you? the question is
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